The Socratic Method

To this day, many gifted teachers use the Socratic method to lead their students into greater understanding. In this brief clip, R.C. Sproul considers how the ancient philosopher Socrates can…

God Has Not Forgotten You – Vaneetha Rendall Risner

“God has not forgotten you.” As I heard those words, I was flooded with emotion. I hadn’t realized how much I needed them. As tears streamed down my face, I…

The Crescendo of Our Peace with God: Ephesians 2:14–18, Part 5 – John Piper

The crescendo of our salvation is that, together with the rest of God’s people, we have God as our Father. Watch Now Read More Desiring God

Hymn: “There Were Ninety and Nine” by Elizabeth C. Clephane

There were ninety and nine that safely layIn the shelter of the fold,But one was out on the hills away,Far off from the gates of gold—Away on the mountains wild…

Grace: Wallpaper

“We need to remember that we’ve been treated with such grace in response to the enormity of our offenses that surely we ought to forgive and forget the offenses done…

Tune In Again to Here We Stand

Beginning tonight at 6:00 p.m. ET, you can watch the encore presentation of Here We Stand, our special online streaming event. The stream will continue throughout the weekend, so be…

How Can Christians Grieve over Their Sin without Denying God’s Grace?

Even as our hearts break over our remaining sin, the ground of our justification remains as unshakable as ever. From one of our live events, Derek Thomas expresses the importance…

What Makes Women the ‘Weaker Vessel’? – John Piper

The differences between male and female are not obstacles to overcome or facts to ignore. They are distinct glories that God calls “very good.” Listen Now Read More Desiring God

Will I Ever Change? Fresh Hope for the Spiritually Stuck – Stephen Witmer

Years ago I got stranded with a few friends and strangers in the elevator of a tall building. We waited for help to arrive, chatting awkwardly and laughing nervously. I’m…

What Makes It Possible for the Christian to Rejoice in the Midst of Pain and Anxiety?

In 1993, my wife and I were involved in an historic train wreck. The crash of the Sunset Limited into an inlet from Mobile Bay killed more passengers than any…